SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
                                     Washington, D.C. 20549




                                            Form 8-K

                                         CURRENT REPORT




                             Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
                                 Securities Exchange Act of 1934


            Date of Report:  August 15, 1994





                                           EG&G, Inc.                      
                     (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)





            Massachusetts               1-5075                04-2052042   
            (State of           (Commission File Number)    (IRS Employer
            Incorporation)                                  Identification No.)




           45 William Street, Wellesley, Massachusetts              02181   
           (Address of principal executive offices)               (Zip Code)





                                     (617) 237-5100                         
                  (Registrant's telephone number, including area code)




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Item 5.  Other Events

On August 3, 1994, the Company was informed by the U.S. Department of
Energy that the bid of Idaho Applied Technologies, a joint venture
comprised of EG&G, Inc., BNFL, Inc., and Fluor Daniel Environmental
Services, Inc., for the expanded contract at the Idaho National
Engineering Laboratory was unsuccessful.

Under the current contract at the Idaho National Engineering Laboratory,
which expires September 30, 1994, The Company reported $155 million in
net sales and $5 million of operating profit in the first six months of
1994.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

                                    EG&G, INC.



                                    By \s\Thomas J. Sauser        
                                       Thomas J. Sauser
                                       Senior Vice President
                                       Chief Financial Officer
                                       (Principal Financial Officer)

Date:  August 15, 1994

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